The Saturday and Sunday Lunchtime Miscellany programs offer a range of mainly shorter items from the fine music repertoire, with an emphasis on tuneful works of different periods and genres.

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13th June

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12th June

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  • Berlioz, Hector: Waverley, Overture, Op.1. London SO/Sir Colin Davis.
  • Sullivan, Sir Arthur: HMS Pinafore: Never Mind the Why and Wherefore. Elsie Morison, sop., George Baker, bass-baritone, John Cameron, bar. Pro Arte Orch/Sir Malcolm Sargent.
  • Holst, Gustav: Duet for trombone and organ. Alain Trudel, tbn., Patrick Wedd, org.
  • Albrechtsberger, Johann Georg: Trombone concerto in B flat. Alain Trudel, tbn. Northern Sinfonia/Alain Trudel.
  • Sarasate, Pablo de: Zigeunerweisen (Gypsy Airs), Op.20. Yehuda Rabin, domra. Raymond Lambert, pno.
  • Chopin, Frederick (arr. Stravinsky, Igor): Waltz in E flat, Op.18 "Grande Valse Brillante". Bergen PO/Andrew Litton.
  • Moscheles, Ignaz: Two Studies, Op.98. Piers Lane, pno.
  • Dreyfus, George: Tender Mercies. Studio Orchestra.
  • Waldteufel, Emil: The Skaters Waltz, Espana Waltz. Op.183. National PO/Douglas Gamley.
  • Lennon/McCartney [arr. Rutter, John]: Beatles Concerto. Rostal & Schaefer, pno duet. Royal Liverpool PO/Ron Goodwin.

  • 6th June

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  • Khachaturian, Aram: Greeting Overture. Armenian PO/Loris Tjeknavorian.
  • Malcolm, George (arr. Dart, Thurston): Variations on a theme of Mozart for Four Harpsichords. Denis Vaughan, hpschd., Eileen Joyce, hpschd., George Malcolm, hpschd., Thurston Dart, hpschd.
  • Handel, George Frederic: Concerto Grosso in D, Op.6/5. Melbourne CO/William Hennessy.
  • Haydn, Franz Joseph: Afton Water. A Wanderer Comes. I am Standing on ther Heath. Fritz Wunderlich, ten. Ludwig Beinl, vlc., Walter Weller, vln., Heinrich Schmidt, pno.
  • Delibes, Leo (arr. Dohnanyi, Erno): Naila Waltz. Piers Lane, pno.
  • Auber, Daniel: Pas Classique. London SO/Richard Bonynge.
  • Saint-Saens, Camille: Piano Concerto No.2 in G minor, Op.22. Philippe Entremont, pno. Toulouse Capitole Orch/Michel Plasson.
  • Khachaturian: Gayeneh Orchestral Suite. Philharmonia Orchestra/Aram Khachaturian.

  • 30th May

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  • Rossini, Gioachino: Tancredi, Overture. Tasmanian SO/Ola Rudner.
  • Giuliani, Mauro: Potpourri on themes from Rossini's Opera, 'Tancredi', Op.76. Jukka Savijoki, gtr., Mikael Helasvuo, fte.
  • Field, John: Nocturne No. 16 in C, H60. Elizabeth Joy Roe, pno.
  • Lalo, Edouard: Scherzo in D minor. Royal PO/Yondani Butt.
  • Brahms, Johannes (arr. McCaughey, John): Song of Destiny, Op.54. Astra Choir, Ensemble/John McCaughey.
  • Arban, Jean Baptiste (arr. Stanhope, D.): Fantasy and Variations on a Cavatina from 'Beatrice di Tenda' by Bellini. Geoffrey Payne, tpt. Melbourne SO/Michael Halasz.
  • Devienne, Francois: Sonata No.1 in C, Op.70/1. Peter Bree, oboe, Roderick Shaw, fortepiano .
  • Krumpholtz, Jean-Baptiste: Harp concerto No. 6 in F, Op.9. Roberta Alessandrini, harp Mantua Orch/Vittorio Parisi.
  • Stamitz, Carl: Symphony in C, Op.13/5. London Mozart Players/Matthias Bamert.

  • 23rd May

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  • Suppe, Franz von: Overture, Light Cavalry. Tasmanian SO/Marko Letonja.
  • Falla, Manuel de: The Three-Cornered Hat: Three Dances. Alicia de Larrocha, pno.
  • Austin Phillips, Eric: Psalm 150. University High School Orch & Chorus/Graham Coles.
  • Slogedal, Bjarne: Variations on a Norwegian folk tune. Christopher Herrick, org.
  • Elgar, Sir Edward: Pomp and Circumstance March in G, Op.39/4. Christopher Herrick, org.
  • Vivaldi, Antonio: Bassoon concerto in C, RV476. Tamas Benkocs, bsn. Nicolaus Esterhazy Sinfonia/Bela Drahos.
  • Moscheles, Ignaz: Anticipations of Scotland, Op.75. Howard Shelley, pno. Tasmanian SO/Howard Shelley.
  • Albinoni, Tomaso: Concerto in F for 2 oboes, Op.9/3. Jacques Chambon, oboe, Pierre Pierlot, oboe I Solisti Veneti/Claudio Scimone.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Piano Concerto No.20 in D minor, K.466. Sviatoslav Richter, pno. Warsaw National PO/Stanislaw Wislocki.

  • 16th May

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  • Pacini, Giovanni: Adelaide e Comingio: Overture. Philharmonia Orch/David Parry.
  • Traditional (arr. Gamley, Douglas): Good King Wenceslas. Dame Joan Sutherland, sop., Patricia Clark, sop., Valda Aveling, hpschd. Ambrosian Singers, New Philharmonia Chorus/Richard Bonynge.
  • Chopin, Frederick: Ballade No.3 in A flat, Op.47. Friedrich Gulda, pno.
  • Molique, Bernhard: Oboe Concertino in G minor. Diana Doherty, oboe Queensland SO/Werner Andreas Albert.
  • Schubert, Franz: Song of the Spirits above the Waters, D.538. BBC Singers/Jane Glover.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus: Rondo in D, K382. Wilhelm Kempff, pno. Dresden Philharmonic/Paul van Kempen.
  • Chopin, Frederick (arr. Stravinsky, Igor): Waltz in E flat, Op.18 "Grande Valse Brillante". Bergen PO/Andrew Litton.
  • Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich (arr. Stravinsky, Igor): Sleeping Beauty, Op.66 - Bluebird pas de deux. Bergen PO/Andrew Litton.
  • Lemare, Edwin: Concert Fantasia. Thomas Heywood, org.
  • Hill, Alfred: Trumpet Concerto in B flat. Donald Johnson, tpt. West Australian SO/Thomas Mayer.
  • Weber, Carl Maria von: Piano concerto No.1 in C, Op.11. Nikolai Demidenko, pno. Scottish CO/Sir Charles Mackerras.